OSSP Exams | Waterworks & Wastewater Works Exams
Candidates who have already been approved and are currently eligible for an Onsite Sewage System Professional exam should now register online at https://candidate.psiexams.com or by calling 1-800-733-9267.
For any help or questions about exam registration, test locations, or site procedures, contact PSI Exams directly at 1-800-733-9267. The Board's staff is available for information about license applications and approvals to sit for the exam, and can be reached by phone at (804) 367-8595 or by e-mail.
Candidates who have already been approved and are currently eligible for a waterworks or wastewater works operator examination should have received an e-mail from the new exam administrator, AMP/PSI. The e-mail contains an individually-assigned VIR number as well as your eligibility information. Per the instructions in the e-mail, you may register for the exam at http://online.goamp.com/CandidateHome/candidateInformation.aspx.
Please note that only the form of the examination is changing. There are no changes to existing licensees’ classes of licenses. There are also no changes to the classes of licenses being issued to candidates who pass the examination. If you are a Virginia Class 1 Waterworks Operator on December 31, 2016, you are a Virginia Class 1 Waterworks Operator on January 2, 2017.
Although ABC has operator certification programs with different classifications/levels and different entry requirements, those have no bearing on the classes and entry requirements in Virginia. Only the WWWOOSSP Board and/or legislative action can change the classes and entry requirements in Virginia.
PSI will administer the ABC national examination. Following is information about each examination, along with the conversion between ABC’s examination classes and Virginia’s license classes:
*Very Small Water Systems--includes topics related to chlorination for disinfection +Custom exam from ABC item bank
please contact us in writing or via telephone and we will work with you to make the information available.